Joe AguilarDirector of Investment Analysis and Due Diligence at Illinois State Treasury
As Director of Investment Analysis and Due Diligence at the Illinois State Treasury, Mr. Aguilar’s duties include overseeing all externally managed investment programs managed by the Treasurer’s Office, equating to approximately $12 billion in assets. Under his purview include investment programs for the Illinois Growth and Innovation Fund, a $1b impact investment fund, two 529 College Saving Plans, the State’s Achieving a Better Life Experience program and the Secure Choice Retirement Savings Program. Mr. Aguilar is responsible for the oversight and implementation of the manager selection process, assessment and monitoring of all external public and private market investment managers including venture/private equity/private credit managers invested through the office’s platforms.
Mr. Aguilar holds a B.S. in Finance and Business & Commerce from Aurora University and an M.S. in Finance from the University of Miami’s Herbert Business School.